Sunday, 2 December 2012

Sunday Unwrapped!

Rather than wrapping up a productive week, and crossing off everything I had hoped to get finished, I came up a bit short...

Mum's hexies are still not a panel; I am about a third of the way there, but as I could, in theory, finish this on Christmas Eve, it got bumped down the priorities.

I made what was intended to be my Brit Bee Secret Santa gift, then had a wobble because it is not Christmassy in the slightest, but then figured today, what the heck.  I love it, made it with my partner in mind, and think she will take it in the spirit in which it was intended, so I am sticking with it.

I finally got to the post office on Friday and mailed my Bee Blessed blocks, Stitch Tease Secret Santa gift and LV Swap fabric; phew.

The wall-hanging is 2/3rds quilted - again, this is to divert attention from the paintwork over Christmas, so it can take a back seat to more pressing makery, but I will get it done in time, I hope.

My Christmas Gift sewing list has been made, and it's not so bad.  Fabric has been ordered for the gents and other things were started today.

And then, I had big plans for tomorrow's Sew Mama Sew Giveaway day, but I am just not ready!  I spent all afternoon preparing and cutting, and generally trying to get myself sorted, and then I ran out of steam.


So if all goes to plan, I should still be able to get finished and link up tomorrow evening, but it might be late, just in case you are interested; but I know how you all hate giveaways!

This coming week then, I am not going to set myself up for a fall, so anything will be a bonus.  If all goes to plan with everyone else, I will get a proper day off on Wednesday and make the most of it.

Oh and no photo today, sorry, what has become of me!? x

9 comments:

  1. Lots and lots done for you. And still managing the giveaway. I'll be back! ;-)

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  2. Sounds a bit mental! Good luck :D

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  3. The give away day lasts all week, so you are good to go, do not worry. And the rest sounds good to me, just breathe some more.

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  4. I'm not even setting myself up for the giveaway as I'd not realised when it was until Friday! Good luck with your lists, and I'm hoping I can finally hit the PO at lunchtime tomorrow...

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  5. Oh Hads, if anyone can get it all done its you!

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  6. Tsk, tsk! You're on a backward slide- no photo! Send out the blogging police!

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  7. Hope your Wednesday doesn't get hijacked! Another 22 days and the pressure will be off!

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  8. Slacking! But with a list that looks like that and three kids, you can be forgiven for the lack of pic!!

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  9. Repeat after me 'It'll all be fine...' xx

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